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Big Bang Mini

Demo available now via the Wii's Nintendo Channel.

Friday, January 30th – SouthPeak Games is pleased to announce that a demo of Arkedo Studio’s Big Bang Mini for Nintendo DS™ is now available as a free download via the Nintendo Channel on Wii™. The explosive demo gives players a first taste of the unique shoot-‘em-up before it launches in Europe.

The demo of Big Bang Mini includes a selection of levels from three of the game’s worlds, including Hong Kong, Aurora and Luxor. These are just a handful of the full version’s nine uniquely themed locations, which see players travelling all over the globe blasting waves of enemies using spectacular firework displays. Featuring 90 challenging levels of play, tough boss battles and seven different modes, Big Bang Mini is the perfect game for Nintendo DS owners looking for their next action fix.

Developer Arkedo Studio has created a fast-paced firework-flinging title that gives everyone a chance to create their own firework displays. Although it may start off simple, the difficulty soon ramps up, making it one of the most compelling and challenging shooters on Nintendo DS.

So, what are you waiting for? Downloading the demo couldn’t be simpler. First make sure that on your Wii console you are opted in to send data to Nintendo and then select the demo from the Big Bang Mini information page on the Nintendo Channel. Instructions on Wii will then tell you to turn on your Nintendo DS and select ‘Download Play’ from the system menu.

For more information on Big Bang Mini, visit www.bigbangmini.com or www.southpeakgames.com.


For more information please contact:


Chaloner Associates

Ruth Fraser, Keiron Fraser, Sally Robinson


+44 (0)1954 270599

SouthPeak Games

Rob Burman

European PR Manager


Tel: +44 (0)203 176 0417

About SouthPeak Games

SouthPeak Interactive Corporation develops and publishes interactive entertainment software for all current hardware platforms including: PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system, PSP® (PlayStation® Portable) system, PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system, Wii™, Nintendo DS™ and PC. SouthPeak's games cover all major genres including action/adventure, role playing, racing, puzzle strategy, fighting and combat. SouthPeak's products are sold in retail outlets in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia. SouthPeak is headquartered in Midlothian, Virginia, and has offices in Grapevine, Texas and Leicester, England. www.southpeakgames.com

About Arkedo Studio

Arkedo is a Paris-based studio comprised of three game developers (four when the weather is nice), focused on making arcade-style games for Nintendo DS™. Founded in early 2006, the studio’s award winning first DS title was well received by the public and the press. Arkedo’s secret plan to rule the world includes quirky and witty games, and a good amount of patience. Learn more by visiting www.arkedo.com.


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